For most visitors to Rio de Janeiro, and even for many residents, the city's historic downtown is a blur,
This poor country does not feature on many travellers' 'must visit' lists. But that's about to change.
Tourists flock to see the whale sharks gather off the Yucatan Coast, but experts say it might be threatening the sharks' welfare.
The good times are ready to roll once again at the hotel where Slash and Charlie Sheen like to party.
You don't need to speak much Portuguese to enjoy Rio's sensory charms.